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Support for the Hennessy Institute for Cancer Prevention and Applied Molecular Medicine, part of the Hackensack Meridian John Theurer Cancer Center, with the goal of reducing cancer and preventing cancer recurrence by partnering with patients to help mitigate risk factors, detect cancer earlier and develop interception strategies to improve outcomes through precision medicine and precision cancer prevention. 

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Continued support for the Hennessy Foundation BRCA Ovarian Cancer Research Fund for advances in research for prevention early detection, and screening of BRCA-related ovarian cancer preformed in the Basser Center for BRCA in the Abramson Cancer Center.


Through OCRA's Partners in Science program, the Foundation has selected and sponsored the work of OCRA-funded scientist, Charles Ishak, PhD of MD Anderson where his team is developing strategies for early detection by studying how repetitive DNA sequences derived from past viral infections contribute to immune evasion in precancerous lesions of the fallopian tube, allowing cancer cells to escape detection and grow unchecked.

Established the Patti Hennessy Memorial Scholarship an endowed scholarship for through ZTA for a full-time undergraduate or graduate degree program in the field of health, science, paralegal studies, or interior design.

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Continued support for The Lep Foundation's scholarship programs that provide financial assistance to  students who suffer from physical disabilities and economical hardship


Sponsored the St. Joseph's Men's Guild Annual Golf Outing which helps to provide support to the parish's activities and outreach to the community. 

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